#5. Luc Apologises

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Published: 7.17.2021
Level 4   |   Time: 4:02
Accent: American
Source: Emily in Paris [S1 E01]

Luc runs into Emily at a cafe and apologises for the rude behavior of his coworkers.


    

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  1. READ the VOCABULARY + BACKGROUND

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  2. WATCH the VIDEO

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  3. ANSWER the QUESTIONS

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  4. WATCH and READ the SCRIPT

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  5. DO the ACTIVITIES

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  1. LEA el VOCABULARIO y ANTECEDENTES.

    Es importante leer el vocabulario y los antecedentes antes de ver el video. Esto mejorará su capacidad para comprender el video. También le ayudará a comprender cómo se usa el nuevo vocabulario de forma natural.

  2. VER el VIDEO

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  3. RESPONDE a las PREGUNTAS

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  4. MIRAR Y LEER

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  5. HACER LAS ACTIVIDADES

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  1. VOCABULARY와 BACKGROUND 읽기

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  3. QUESTIONS에 답하기

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  4. 비디오 보면서 SCRIPT 읽기

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  5. 액티비티 하기

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  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a term of endearment [exp] - a cute name that you call someone who you like or love
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ mon petit chou [French] - my sweetheart
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a hick [n] - an uneducated person from the countryside
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ punishment [n] - the penalty for doing something wrong or illegal
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ an accomplishment [n] - something that has been achieved successfully
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ arrogant [adj] - believing or acting superior or better than other people
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ ignorant [adj] - lacking knowledge, uneducated, unsophisticated
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ offend [v] - say or do something that makes others feel upset or angry

[n] - noun,  [v] - verb,  [phv] - phrasal verb,  [adj] - adjective,  [exp] - expression



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Emily Luc
  • Emily is an American who has just moved to Paris.
  • Emily works for an American company (Gilbert Group) that just bought a French marketing company (Savoir).
  • Emily is in Paris to advise the people at Savoir.
  • Emily cannot speak French.
  • Emily's coworkers don't seem to like her.

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  1. Everyone in the office calls Emily la plouc.
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    False

  2. Emily doesn't know what la plouc means.
    True
    False

  3. Julian tells Emily that la plouc means the hick.
    True
    False

  4. At the cafe, Emily thinks that the man wants to sit with her.
    True
    False

  5. The man wants to sit with her.
    True
    False

  6. Luc and Emily made a plan to meet at the cafe.
    True
    False

  7. Luc apologises because he called Emily la plouc.
    True
    False

  8. Luc says that Emily's coworkers are afraid of her.
    True
    False

  9. Luc thinks that Emily has bad ideas.
    True
    False

  10. Luc says that Emily doesn't work hard enough.
    True
    False

  11. Luc thinks that Americans have a good work-life balance.
    True
    False

  12. Emily says that her work makes her happy.
    True
    False

  13. Luc thinks that Emily is a little arrogant.
    True
    False

  14. Emily thinks that Luc is a little ignorant.
    True
    False

  15. Emily apologises for offending Luc.
    True
    False

  16. Luc is offended by what Emily said.
    True
    False

  17. Luc reminds Emily to come to work on time.
    True
    False



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